UPDATE: Prison Escapee, Rashard Peters of Green Bay, RECAPTURED

UPDATE: Prison Escapee, Rashard Peters of Green Bay, RECAPTURED

Rashard Peters of Green Bay
Rashard Peters RECAPTURED

Rashard Peters of Green Bay, who hours ago escaped from prison officials at the prison farm is back in custody.

He was apprehend in Grays Farm around 2pm by members of the Rapid Response Unit.

It is expected that he will be charged for Escaping Lawful Custody. 

EARLIER REPORT: The Police and Prison Authorities are seeking the assistance of the general public in recapturing escaped prisoner, Rashard Peters of Green Bay.

Peters escaped from prison officials around 10:45 am on Friday, while he was at the Prison Farm at Diamonds.

It is believed that he might either be dressed in the prison uniform or changed to an orange or blue coverall, which is also worn, while on the farm.

He is described as dark in complexion and is slim in built. Peters was recently convicted and sentenced to 5yrs at Her Majesty’s Prison for multiple house break-ins and larcenies.

The Police are appealing to anyone with information as to his whereabouts to contact any police station or the Rapid Response Unit at 764-2310\464-3938 or Her Majesty’s Prison at 462-1300/462-0503.